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Residential care homes are shared neighborhood homes for seniors who need a live-in caregiver to assist with activities of daily living, like dressing and bathing.

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VA benefits for long-term care, such as Aid and Attendance benefits, can help eligible veterans and their surviving spouses pay for senior care.

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Home care relies on trained aides to provide companionship and non-medical care for seniors living at home.

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150 Residential Care Homes near Tucson, AZ. Page 2

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Residential care homes in Tucson may appeal to seniors who value smaller, more close-knit communities and many opportunities for socialization. Tucson care homes typically take in fewer residents, meaning older adults know each resident in the home and develop strong friendships.

Older-adult care homes vary more than other options for senior living in Tucson, so families can choose from a wide range of prices, amenities, and services. A Place for Mom will work with you to understand the cost of care homes. From there, we’ll help you find the right fit, whether you’re staying on a budget or searching for luxury retirement communities.

We are also serving Residential Care Home facilities in surrounding neighborhoods like Eastside, Casas Adobes and Bear Canyon. You may also consider nearby communities such as Oro Valley.

Residential Care Home Facilities near Tucson, AZ

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Review ofThe Ranch Estates of Tucson
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The community is wonderful. The staff are keeping me updated on my loved one. This makes me feel very comfortable about where she is. This is a great memory care community. They have an in house beautician. They have a variety of activities for the residents.

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Review ofFellowship Square at Tucson
5.0

What sticks out to us about Fellowship Square was their availability to assist and talk when we needed them and they were always extremely helpful. We would definitely recommend them to other families who are looking.

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Cascades of Tucson seemed like a very nice facility. The only downfall was the location was too far away from our family.

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The community is wonderful. The staff are keeping me updated on my loved one. This makes me feel very comfortable about where she is. This is a great memory care community. They have an in house beautician. They have a variety of activities for the residents.

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What sticks out to us about Fellowship Square was their availability to assist and talk when we needed them and they were always extremely helpful. We would definitely recommend them to other families who are looking.

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Cascades of Tucson seemed like a very nice facility. The only downfall was the location was too far away from our family.

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Gentlemen's Inn I

8110 E 8th Street, Tucson, AZ 85710

Starting at

$X,XXX+ monthly

Provides: Care Homes

Gentleman's Inn I is a charming residential care home located in the historical town of Tucson, AZ in Pima County. This lovely desert community is surrounded by towering mountain ranges and expanses of scenic landscape. Famous for its rodeos, cowboys, and gorgeous sunsets, Tucson has an excellent...

3.8(2 reviews)
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San Nicolas II

6767 North Leonardo, Tucson, AZ 85704

Starting at

$X,XXX+ monthly

Provides: Memory Care, Care Homes

For an assisted living experience unlike any other, look no further than San Nicolas II. This facility is only for elderly women, and only 10 patients are accepted at a time to provide individualized care to each woman. Located in Tuscon, Ariz., San Nicolas II offers one-of-a-kind senior care and...

5.0(1 review)
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Truval Assisted Living Home

4445 N Pontatoc Road, Tucson, AZ 85718

Starting at

$X,XXX+ monthly

Provides: Memory Care, Care Homes

Truval Assisted Living Home Truval Assisted Living Home is a residential care home located in Tucson, AZ, a part of Pima County. This home is located in an area that is filled with great beauty and attractions. Those spending time in Tucson will appreciate all that is offered in the...

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Sugar's II Assisted Living Home Inc.

17802 S. Placita Octubre, Green Valley, AZ 85614

Starting at

$X,XXX+ monthly

Provides: Care Homes

Green Valley's Sugar's II Assisted Living Home, Inc. provides the finest in adult care services in an environment that's both enriching and professional. We bridge the gaps between independent living, family-assisted living, and nursing home care, and provide a home that still feels like family....

4.4(4 reviews)
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Desert Gardens Assisted Living

3700 North River Hills Drive, Tucson, AZ 85750

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$X,XXX+ monthly
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Provides: Memory Care, Care Homes

Desert Gardens Assisted Living provides a warm and inviting environment in a luxurious, residential home. Our residents are able live in a home with compassionate, experienced caregivers. At Desert Gardens, our mission is to enrich the lives of our residents and their families, and provide the...

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Kozzy Kare Assisted Living

7276 E Beverly Dr, Tucson, AZ 85710

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$X,XXX+ monthly
14

Provides: Memory Care, Care Homes

Quality care, Dignity, and Respect. Kozzy Kare Assisted Living provides your love'd one dignity during these important years. Not only do we provide the best quality care, we treat our residents as one of our own. Our facility is a family oriented facility that encourages family members to be...

3.7(7 reviews)
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Crossroads Adult Care Homes

5825 North Escondido, Tucson, AZ 85704

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$X,XXX+ monthly

Provides: Care Homes

4.7(7 reviews)
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Grace Home I

2261 S Quail Hollow Drive, Tucson, AZ 85710

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$X,XXX+ monthly

Provides: Care Homes

If you are looking for an ideal place to help your loved ones live out their later years while still enjoying their lives to the fullest extent possible, Grace Home is the place to be. We are located in Long Beach, California and have a comprehensive facility which can provide a wide range of...

4.6(7 reviews)
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Abella Manor Senior Care, LLC

8925 E. 5th, Tucson, AZ 85710

Starting at

$X,XXX+ monthly

Provides: Care Homes

Desert Haven Adult Care Home is a four bedroom (3 private/1 semi-private), 5 resident home located on the quiet east side of Tucson. Desert Haven accepts all 3 levels (supervisory, personal and directed care) and we also welcome hospice, respite stays and Alzheimer's/Dementia. We provide 24...

4.8(6 reviews)
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Elderhaven

2501 N Soldier Trail, Tucson, AZ 85749

Starting at

$X,XXX+ monthly
15

Provides: Care Homes

Elderhaven Assisted Living is a cozy home setting that operates like a big loving family. All our residents and staff members know each other personally, and support each other in every way we can. Our staff loves to spend time with the residents and share life stories. We love people. We love to...

5.0(2 reviews)
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Desert Steppes Adult Care

617 S Desert Steppes Dr, Tucson, AZ 85710

Starting at

$X,XXX+ monthly

Provides: Care Homes

Located in the active person's haven of Tucson, AZ. Desert Steppes Adult Care is a senior care home in Arizona's lovely Pima County. Nestled near the feet of soaring hills in the area, visitors to our senior care home see how our home got its moniker. Our residents who face difficulty performing...

4.5(5 reviews)
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Akres Del Cielo Assisted Living Facility LLC

5450 West Ajo Way, Tucson, AZ 85735

Starting at

$X,XXX+ monthly
17

Provides: Memory Care, Care Homes

Akres del Cielo is family owned and operated. We are a small home licensed for 5 residents. Being a smaller home allows us to better serve your loved one and assist them with their individual needs. The smaller setting also provides a cozy home like environment so your loved one feels right at...

5.0(1 review)
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Foothills Vista Adult Care Home

7357 North Paseo Ronceval, Tucson, AZ 85704

Starting at

$X,XXX+ monthly

Provides: Care Homes

Foothills Vista is nestled in a quiet little neighborhood in the picturesque Catalina Foothills of Tucson, Arizona. Our home is just minutes from shopping, parks, theatres, and many other fun amenities for you and your loved one to enjoy. More importantly, we are within minutes of Northwest...

4.2(5 reviews)
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Sunriver Assisted Living I

7333 East Fayette Street, Tucson, AZ 85730

Starting at

$X,XXX+ monthly

Provides: Care Homes

Sunriver Assisted Living I Sunriver Assisted Living I is a residential care home located in the beautiful city of Tucson, AZ in Pima County. Our vibrant community is located in a warm, welcoming neighborhood making it a proud area to live and also an enjoyable place for visiting friends and...

4.6(4 reviews)
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Casa De Los Abuelos

2015 West Ina Road, Tucson, AZ 85704

Starting at

$X,XXX+ monthly

Provides: Memory Care, Care Homes

At Casa De Los Abuelos located in sunny Tucson, AZ we provide more than just supervision and meals for your aging or disabled family member, we provide reassurance to you and your family that they will have more than their basic needs met. We proudly offer adult day services, a residential care...

4.4(4 reviews)
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General Adult Care Home

2422 South Perillo Drive, Tucson, AZ 85710

Starting at

$X,XXX+ monthly
6

Provides: Memory Care, Care Homes

General Care Home is a 3 bedroom home with very spacious and beautiful backyard. We offer assistance you need while respecting your independence. Nursed owned and operated, our staff are well trained to assist for older adults.

3.5(3 reviews)
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Lisa's Loft

2152 South Harrison Road, Tucson, AZ 85748

Starting at

$X,XXX+ monthly
2

Provides: Care Homes

Our Mission Improve and enhance the quality of life for all of our residents by fostering cooperation and mutual respect. Our Vision Furnish a safe environment, provide services and relationships that will make assisted living comfortable and enjoyable plus fulfill the desire of being 'at...

5.0(3 reviews)
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Independent Living Adult Care

2632 West Calle Paraiso, Tucson, AZ 85745

Starting at

$X,XXX+ monthly

Provides: Care Homes

3.9(4 reviews)
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Highland Hills Adult Care

2828 W Goldfield Dr, Tucson, AZ 85745

Starting at

$X,XXX+ monthly

Provides: Care Homes

Deciding that a loved family member needs more care and supervision than they receive in their own home is a tough call to make. Everyone wants what is best for their family, and choosing the right assisted living facility is an important decision. The staff at Highland Hills Adult Care...

3.2(5 reviews)
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1 Abbey Adult Care Home

7622 E Calle Cabo, Tucson, AZ 85750

Starting at

$X,XXX+ monthly

Provides: Care Homes

For residents in Tuscon, they have a great option if their senior relatives need assistance with their daily living. There are actually quite a few amenities that elders will find when they stop by here. We pride ourselves on the help that we can provide to the elderly residents that live at...

5.0(3 reviews)
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Cost of care homes in Tucson, AZ

The average cost of senior living in Tucson is $2,882 per month. Cheaper nearby regions include Oro Valley, AZ with an average of $4,500 per month.

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Planning ahead can better position you to make good choices for your loved one’s care in the future. But if your aging family member needs care now, there are ways to finance the cost of long-term care through a combination of approaches.

What are care homes?

Residential care homes are houses in residential neighborhoods that are equipped, adapted, and staffed to care for a small number of residents, usually between two and 10. Like assisted living communities, staff at care homes typically help residents with activities of daily living, including bathing, dressing, and medication management. Although residential care homes vary significantly depending on the community, services usually include:

  • Help with personal care
  • Medication management
  • Mobility assistance
  • Nutritious meals
  • Social activities and outings
  • Housekeeping
  • Laundry
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Services for seniors in Tucson, Arizona

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Transportation

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In Tucson, AZ, seniors have access to local offices and organizations that may help them obtain financial assistance for senior care, including:

Financial assistance

In Tucson, AZ, seniors have access to local offices and organizations that may help them obtain financial assistance for senior care, including:

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Transportation

Tucson’s Regional Transit Authority provides multiple bus, van, and commuter shuttle transportation services throughout Tucson and the surrounding area, with options including Sun Shuttle and Sun Van. Various programs, including services for people with disabilities, offer different transportation options that often require advanced notice. Public transportation in the area often has reduced fares or rates for older adults and lower-income riders.

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Health care

Tucson offers several health care providers for seniors wanting to be proactive about their health or for seniors seeking treatment for chronic conditions. The area has several highly regarded hospitals, including Tucson Medical Center, Saint Mary's Hospital, and Saint Joseph's Hospital.

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Senior activities

Tucson is a vibrant town rich with Native American, Old Western, and Mexican cultural influences. The city has an exciting culinary scene and is known for its Sonoran-style Mexican cuisine. The annual Tucson Gem and Mineral Show is a favorite local attraction. One of the largest gatherings of its kind, it is just one part of the Gem, Mineral, Bead, & Fossil Showcase that takes place over two months. The Arizona-Sonora Desert, meanwhile, provides tons of options for hiking, bird-watching, and other exciting outdoor activities for the active senior.

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Care Homes Tucson, AZ

Residential care homes are also known as group homes in Tucson. In Tucson, senior care homes offer private residences that provide personal care services, assistance with activities of daily living (ADLs), and supervision in a home-like setting. Residential care homes may offer additional services such as nursing care, regular meals, and scheduled activities.

Cost of Care Homes in Tucson, AZ

According to Genworth, the median monthly cost of a home health aide in Tucson is $4,800. When it comes to care homes, Tucson has a number of great options. Let A Place for Mom help you or your loved one find a community that fits your needs.

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Cost of Living

While already known for being a retirement hub, Tucson is an extremely affordable city that only beckons more people with its relatively low cost of living. The cost-of-living index and the grocery index are both rated below the national average of 100.

Cost-of-living index Grocery index Median rent Rent burden Median home value Median family income Estate tax Sales tax
<100 <100 $875 19.5% $134,993 $39,617 No estate tax or inheritance tax 5.6%

Local Hospitals

There are 9 hospitals that service the greater Tucson area. The top hospitals in Tucson include:

Weather and Climate

Tucson has a hot semi-arid type of climate. This means that the city tends to experience extremely hot and dry summers while the winters tend to be more mild. On average, the humidity level for Tucson is roughly 36%. The average humidity levels are highest during the month of August at roughly 45%.

Seasonal Temperatures

Average summer temp Typical summer high Typical summer low Average winter temp Typical winter high Typical winter low
87°F 101°F (July) 71°F (June) 54°F 68°F (February) 40°F (December)

Air Quality

Average air quality index rating Average maximum air quality index rating
55.2 (Moderate) 73 (December)

Moderate conditions mean that those who are sensitive to particulates in the air should consider limiting the amount of time they spend on outdoor exertion.

Precipitation

Average monthly precipitation Average maximum monthly precipitation Average yearly snowfall
3” 9” (July) 0”

Demographics and Values

2016 Presidential Election for Pima County

Voted Democrat Voted Republican Voted Third Party
53.3% 39.7% 7%

Population Statistics

Population city proper Population metro Population density
545,000 1,001,000 868 people per square mile

Age

55+ 60+ 70+ 80+
24.6% 10% 5.7% 3.6%

Highest Level of Education

High-school diploma College degree Graduate degree
23.7% 26.6% 10.7%

Race & Ethnicity

Asian Black Hispanic Native American Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian White Two or more Other or not specified
3.1% 5% 42.9% 3.2% 0.2% 73.1% 4.9% 10.6%

Crime

Property crimes per 1,000 citizens Violent crimes per 1,000 citizens
53.9 8.2

Miscellaneous

Have some form of disability Do not have health insurance Live in poverty Widows Veterans
15.2% 13.3% 24.1% 5.2% 9.0%

Tucson is considered very friendly to members of the LGBTQ+ community. This means that members of the community are accepted by the general public and can actively participate in public life without fear of bigotry

Arts, Culture, Entertainment, and Recreation

Tucson is a vibrant town rich with heavy Native American, Old Western, and Mexican influences. The city has an exciting culinary scene and is known for its Sonoran-style Mexican cuisine. The annual Tucson Gem and Mineral Show is a favorite local attraction. One of the largest gatherings of its kind, it is only one part of the larger Gem, Mineral, Bead, and Fossil Showcase that takes place over two months. For the active senior, the Arizona-Sonora Desert provides tons of options for hiking, bird watching, and other exciting outdoor activities.

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